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The Adventurers (1970)

R  |   |  Action, Adventure, Drama  |  25 March 1970 (USA)
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The wealthy playboy son of an assassinated South American diplomat discovers that his father was really murdered on orders of the corrupt president of the country--a man who was his ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Marcel Campion
Alan Badel ...
President Rojo
Sue Ann Daley
Thommy Berggren ...
Sergei Nikovitch
Delia Boccardo ...
Caroline de Coyne
Fat Cat
Baron de Coyne
Deborah Hadley (as Olivia De Havilland)
Bekim Fehmiu ...
Dax Xenos
Anna Moffo ...
Dania Leonardi
Jaime Xenos
Amparo Rojo
Yolande Donlan ...
Mrs. Erickson
Mr.James Hadley
Jorge Martínez de Hoyos ...
El Condor (as Jorge Martinez De Hoyos)


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Release Date:

25 March 1970 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Les derniers aventuriers  »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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This movie IS trash !
21 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

I bought it on video and it was so long it was on two tapes! So a lot of fast forwarding was needed for the countless war scenes. But it was worth the wait to get to the high sixties segments, the overall best being (for the plot totally unnecessary) the fashion shows! But oh, it was the films´ highlight. Super camp fashion numbers out of the blue but totally appropriate for a high gloss sixties movie. It was released 1970, I wonder if it all seemed a little out of date even then?

Loads of stars, even lesser like an early Jaclyn Smith and the underrated underused Angela Scoular (of On Her Majesties Secret Service). But the best is Candice Bergen. SO stunningly beautiful the screen almost melted and she did some fine acting even if she thought she hadn´t. She played a lesbian again and she ends up bitter and chain-smoking. (Hollywood logic).

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